Martha’s Photo Albums

Happy Memorial Day Weekend

Posted on May 23, 2015

I want to wish you and your friends and families a very happy Memorial Day weekend. For me, this weekend does signal a significant change of seasons. It [&hellip…

Lunch at Patsy Pollack's Country Cottage

Posted on May 22, 2015

Spring is the perfect time of year for outdoor lunches. Last weekend, after our visit with Bunny Williams and our morning at the Trade Secrets rare plant and [&hellip…

Visiting the Gardens of Bunny Williams

Posted on May 21, 2015

Garden tours are a wonderful way to celebrate the season! After attending Trade Secrets last weekend, we went to visit the gardens of interior designer and author, Bunny [&hellip…

My Annual Visit to Trade Secrets

Posted on May 20, 2015

This year’s Trade Secrets rare plant and gardening antiques sale was another huge success. I attended the annual event in Sharon, Connecticut this past weekend. This philanthropic sale [&hellip…

A Day of Garden Tours at the Farm

Posted on May 19, 2015

It was a day filled with garden tours. During the spring and early summer months, I agree to open my gardens for a small number of private walking [&hellip…

Friends of Hudson River Park Auction Dinner #2

Posted on May 18, 2015

It was another high ticket price for the “ultimate culinary experience”! Last week was the second of two winning dinners auctioned off at the 2014 Friends of Hudson [&hellip…

Blooming Lilacs and Azaleas

Posted on May 15, 2015

The lilacs and azaleas are blooming… When it comes to lilacs, many people think of the sweet, memorable fragrance of these abundant and colorful flower clusters. The common [&hellip…

New Shoes for my Horses

Posted on May 14, 2015

Two of the horses are enjoying their new shoes. My young Fell pony, Ban Chunch, just started using his first pair of boots. Ban Chunch is currently unshod, [&hellip…